Dr Shahid Jawed

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Rheumatology


Professional background

Dr Jawed is the lead clinician for rheumatology at Kingston hospital. He is experienced in dealing with sports injuries and soft tissue injuries and has a long association with sporting bodies.

Dr Jawed has trained in musculoskeletal ultrasound and image-guided spinal injections. This aids the early detection of inflammatory arthritis and allows accurate aspiration & injections, if needed.

Having been an international sportsman himself he has a good insight in to the goals and needs of injured athletes. Dr Jawed is experienced at administering autologous blood injections for difficult tendon problems.

Dr Jawed also offers treatment for the general rheumatology problems of osteoarthritis, gout and more rare autoimmune disorders.

Clinical areas of interest

  • Detection & management of early arthritis (including use of US)
  • Image guided injection treatments
  • Autologous blood injections
  • Management of spinal pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Soft tissue rheumatism
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain management
  • Lumbar spine disorders
  • Inflammatory rheumatic disorders
  • Back pain

Professional memberships

MBBS, MD, MRCP